10/22/2013 - 5:33am

Low levels of vitamin D appear to increase a child's risk of anemia, according to new research led by investigators at the Johns Hopkins Children's Center.

10/22/2013 - 5:27am

The Food and Drug Administration, in a complaint filed by the U.S. Department of Justice, on Monday sought a permanent injunction against the dietary supplement manufacturer James G. Cole; its president, James Cole; and its general manager, Julie Graves, following the company’s repeated distribution of unapproved drugs and adulterated dietary supplements in violation of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.

10/22/2013 - 5:21am

WebMD Health on Monday announced the availability of the WebMD Cold and Flu Symptoms Across the Nation map and companion health center to help consumers stay ahead of cold and flu symptoms this season.

10/22/2013 - 5:20am

Researchers have begun the first definitive, large-scale clinical trial to investigate if a vitamin D supplement helps prevent or delay Type 2 diabetes in adults who have prediabetes and are at high risk for developing Type 2.

10/21/2013 - 1:30pm

The Yankee Candle Co. has introduced a new line of holiday-themed scented candles, the company said Monday.

10/21/2013 - 12:05pm

The Food and Drug Administration is offering more than $14 million in grants for the development of products for patients with rare diseases, the agency said.

10/21/2013 - 10:25am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a pain drug made by Iroko Pharmaceuticals, Iroko said.

10/21/2013 - 10:14am

The Food and Drug Administration has approved a new drug made by Actelion Pharmaceuticals for treating pulmonary arterial hypertension.

10/21/2013 - 7:23am

The National Advertising Division last week recommended that Maximum Human Performance, which markets the dietary supplement MYO-X Myostatin Inhibitor, discontinue the advertising claims and testimonials at issue in NAD’s review.